- District 3
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From Greenville in the northwest to Dedham in the southeast, District 3 is the largest by area of the 24 districts in Area 28. There are over 80 A.A. meetings each week across the region. The largest concentration of meetings are around the greater Bangor area, where there may be as many as 5 going on at the same time.
District 3 is within the DownEast InterGroup service area, which comprises districts 3, 8, 10, 11, 16, 21 and 25. See their website for information about the intergroup and more Online resources available to the A.A. community, including a meeting list for all districts within its' service area. Groups can purchase literature from the intergroup at cost; they order once a month. The Hotline listed above is for the DownEast InterGroup service area.
Area 28 also has a Central Service Office located in Portland. CSO serves the entire area. Go to their website for more information about them, including event and meeting listings for all of Area 28. Their Hotline and office number is (207) 774-4335. They also have a large collection of literature available to the community.
For more information about Area 28, please visit their website. You will find service guidelines and contact information for committee chairs, delegates and representatives from all the districts.
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